Oh to be back in the late 90s. Video stores were still everywhere, social media wasn’t even in our vocabulary, and big budget disaster movies were the Hollywood tentpoles rather than superhero franchises. There is no conversation about this era without mentioning German-born director Roland Emmerich. In 1996, he captivated audiences with Independence Day. While the movie didn’t review very well critically, it was a … Continue reading “Godzilla” 25 Years Later – Was This Version That Bad?
Back in 1993, Jurassic Park was more than just a movie, it was a global phenomenon that changed the world forever. Thus a sequel was inevitable and a franchise that’s still running today was born. The Lost World: Jurassic Park had a very mixed reception, and even now still seems to divide fans. So on its 25th anniversary, we thought it would be fitting and … Continue reading 25 Fun Facts About “The Lost World: Jurassic Park”
The 90s were something of a renaissance for big budget creature features and disaster movies. When it comes to the former, few are as iconic as 1997’s Anaconda. It wasn’t exactly an Oscar movie, but it’s certainly gained a cult following over the years of fans who appreciate how campy it is. So in honor of its 25th anniversary, we thought it would be fun … Continue reading 25 Fun Facts About “Anaconda”
In addition to being the Eighth Wonder of the World, King Kong also remains one of the oldest movie monsters in history. Debuting nearly a century ago, Kong has become one of the most recognizable names not only in cinema, but in pop culture overall (even for people who have never seen any of his movies). So as he prepares to go up against his … Continue reading Top 5 King Kong Movies